The Phoenix Returns Home — China National Peking Opera Company

22 & 25 Oct

Archived Show
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Sadler's Wells

Rosebery Avenue, London, EC1R

 

The classic play, The Phoenix Returns Home, is a romantic farce, a tale of love, manipulation and mistaken identity. This was first performed by Mr Mei Lanfang in 1929 and is now one of the most popular of all Peking Operas. It’s packed with drama, comedy and music, a perfect evening of entertainment, full of laughter and enjoyment.

This is an exceptional opportunity to be immersed in the intriguing art of Peking Opera and take a cultural adventure into Chinese traditional artistic heritage from a world class company, China National Peking Opera Company. The magnificent costumes and the artful combination of dance, mime, music and acrobatics provide a source of wonder for audiences of all ages.

Sadler's Wells

Rosebery Avenue, London, EC1R